Jock was amazin!!! I have always wanted to go on Safari. My husband and i stayed in Jock for the second leg of our Honeymoon and we weren't disappointed! We were treated like royalty from start to finish! Our room was at the edge of the lodge and i think we were given this as we were honeymooners as it was out of the way. The only issue with this was that the surrounding trees and shrubs were over grown and so the view wasn't what it could of been. Our guide was so much fun and we enjoyed every drive. We were lucky enough to see the BIG 5 in the 5 days we were there. We really enjoyed exploring and seeing animals you would only ever see on TV or in a zoo.Management did daily walk abouts to check guests were happy which i appreciated. It was a very sociable lodge as you eat with everyone who is on your truck. The food and wine didnt stop flowing and the staff make you feel like part of the family. Jock safari caters for everyone as it has little jock for families and big jock for couples and small groups. We will definately be back some day!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Jock Safari Lodge is nestled where the Mitomeni and Biyamiti rivers flow as one, situated in the South-Western corner of the Kruger National Park. The lodge offers 6,000 hectares of exclusive traversing rights in an area of the park which is celebrated for its big five game viewing. Jock of the Bushveld, the legend that was, served as an inspiration for the aptly namely Jock Safari Lodge. The tale, linked to Sir Percy Fitzpatrick, highlights the canine devotion and stories of African adventures that have excited exploring travellers.Accommodation offered:Main Jock LodgeCarefully screened by lush trees and reed walls, the 12 individual thatched rooms at Jock Safari Lodge, impart a sense of aloneness and oneness with the landscape.Fitzpatrick’s Lodge, offers personal service in an intimate atmosphere. Perfect for small parties and families.The lodge is easily accessible by road, just over 5 hours drive from Johannesburg, or 1 hour Skukuza and 2 hours from Kruger International airports. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Jock Safari Hotel Kruger National Park